The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank - 20 28
Permanent jobs citing Perl 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.19% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.03% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
Perl
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 33 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.40% 39.29% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 30 66
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Perl
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Wakefield region.

Perl Salary Trend in Wakefield

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Data Management
1 6 (75.00%) PHP5
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) LXC
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) PHP5
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
1 2 (25.00%) LXC
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware